What does the word Substantials mean?

    Part of speech: noun plural

  • Fundamentals; necessities; as, the substanlials of life.

Usage examples for Substantials

  1. " Talking of substantials," said Mrs. Landholm, " there's wood wanting to be got. – Hills of the Shatemuc by Susan Warner
  2. Golden and crimson wines shone in the carved decanters; great silver baskets of fruit were strewn about, with piles of cakes and confectionery- not to speak of more solid substantials, wherein the heart of every true Englishman delighteth. – The Midnight Queen by May Agnes Fleming